Galaxies and Chaos / Edition 1

Galaxies and Chaos / Edition 1

by George Contopoulos
     
 

ISBN-10: 3540404708

ISBN-13: 9783540404705

Pub. Date: 09/29/2003

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Galaxies and Chaos examines the application of tools developed for Nonlinear Dynamical Systems to Galactic Dynamics and Galaxy Formation, as well as to related issues in Celestial Mechanics. The contributions collected in this volume have emerged from selected presentations at a workshop on this topic and key chapters have been suitably expanded in order to be

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Overview

Galaxies and Chaos examines the application of tools developed for Nonlinear Dynamical Systems to Galactic Dynamics and Galaxy Formation, as well as to related issues in Celestial Mechanics. The contributions collected in this volume have emerged from selected presentations at a workshop on this topic and key chapters have been suitably expanded in order to be accessible to nonspecialist researchers and postgraduate students wishing to enter this exciting field of research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540404705
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
09/29/2003
Series:
Lecture Notes in Physics Series, #626
Edition description:
2003
Pages:
444
Product dimensions:
1.06(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

Order and Chaos.- Orbit Theory.- Observations.- Formation and Evolution of Galaxies.- Solar System Dynamics.

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